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2008-07-10 12:00:09

Orbital Sciences Corporation (NYSE:ORB) announced today that it will release its second quarter 2008 financial results prior to the opening of the market on Thursday, July 17, 2008. Orbital will also conduct a conference call with financial analysts and investors the same morning, beginning at 9:00 a.m. (EDT). The conference call will be hosted by: -- Mr. David W. Thompson, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer -- Mr. Garrett E. Pierce, Vice Chairman and Chief Financial Officer...

2005-12-13 13:23:16

By Andrea Shalal-Esa WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Pentagon acquisitions chief Kenneth Krieg has decided to continue a Lockheed Martin Corp. missile-warning satellite program after a restructuring that will cut two satellites from the multibillion-dollar plan, according to a copy of his letter to Congress. Krieg told the Senate Armed Services Committee the Space Based Infrared System High program was "essential to the national security," there were no cheaper alternatives, and new cost...


Word of the Day
barratry
  • The offense of persistently instigating lawsuits, typically groundless ones.
  • An unlawful breach of duty on the part of a ship's master or crew resulting in injury to the ship's owner.
  • Sale or purchase of positions in church or state.
This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.
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